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“Pollinator Paradise” Demonstration Garden

What’s in Bloom?

March 26, 2012

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

All plants native to the North Carolina Piedmont unless otherwise noted.

Foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia)

Foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia)

Here’s what’s blooming this week:

Achillea x 'Paprika'

Achillea x ‘Paprika’

Yarrow

* exotic

Ajuga reptans 'Caitlin's Giant'

Ajuga reptans ‘Caitlin’s Giant’

Giant bugleweed

* exotic

chives

Allium schoenoprasum

Chives

* exotic

apple serviceberry

Amelanchier x grandiflora
‘Autumn Brilliance’

Apple serviceberry

* hybrid of two NC natives

Conradina canescens

Conradina canescens

Gray-leaved conradina

* native to the U.S. Gulf coast

Coreopsis auriculata

Coreopsis auriculata

Lobed tickseed

Fothergilla

Fothergilla major ‘Mount Airy’

Dwarf witch alder

Lavandula stoechas 'Purple Ribbons'

Lavandula stoechas
‘Purple Ribbons’

Spanish lavender

* exotic

Nepeta

Nepeta ‘ Walker’s Low’

Catmint

* exotic

phlox

Phlox nivalis ‘Snowdrift’

White moss phlox

 

rosemary

Rosmarinus officinalis
‘Tuscan Blue’

Rosemary

* exotic

Salvia lyrata

Salvia lyrata

Lyreleaf salvia

Sassafras

Sassafras officinale

Sassafras

Tiarella cordifolia

Tiarella cordifolia

Foamflower

Tradescantia x 'Purple Profusion'

Tradescantia x
‘Purple Profusion’

Spiderwort

Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'

Verbena canadensis
‘Homestead Purple’

Verbena

Zizia aurea

Zizia aurea

Golden alexander

Written By

Photo of Debbie Roos, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production (919) 542-8244 debbie_roos@ncsu.eduN.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center
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